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Al Jazeera America
Nov 6, 2013 9:00pm EST
problems with her health. it's put her in a an unusual category. she ieligible for medicare. >> for the last couple of years it's been two weeks at home and two weeks in icu in the hospital. or two weeks here or a month there or a month there and a monday here. and constantly trading hands witwith a nursing home. she is among 5% of americans that consume half of all healthcare spending. in 2010 that added up to $1.3 trillion. the healthiest americans, the onces thaonceones that rely then healthcare have les less than 2f spending. >> 'leash yea >> her own mother was diabetic until at that time i she had a fatal heart attack. >> wshe went to the hospital an, me and my brother are like she goes to the hospital all the time and she will be out. she never came out. she never came out. >> alicia started to follow her mother down the same path. at one point wea weighing over 0 500-pound. 500-pounds. the ethe only thing i can do isk about my daughter. i feel like my daughter deserted me and she didn't try hard enough. >> and i don't want my daughter to feel the same way. >> it's be
Al Jazeera America
Nov 9, 2013 9:00pm EST
health category qualifying for benefits under medicaid and medicare. such duel eligibility are why patients like alicias are users of the federal healthcare system. >> two weeks at home, two weeks in the hospital, two weeks here, a month there, a month there. just constantly trading hands with a nursing home or a hospital. >> the cost to taxpayers for chronically ill patients is staggering. alicia is among 5% of americans who consume half of all healthcare spending. in 2010 that added up to nearly $1.3 trillion, but the healthy americans, the 50% who relied least on federal programs used less than 3% of government healthcare spending. alicia lives with her 20-year-old daughter tiffany. her own mother was diabetic, struggling for years with similar chronic health problems until the day she had a fatal heart attack. >> she went to the hospital, and me and my brother were, she goes to the hospital, she'll be out. this time she didn't come out. she didn't come out. >> alicia started to follow her mother down the same path. at one point weighing nearly 500 pounds. her health problems fo
Al Jazeera America
Nov 8, 2013 9:00pm EST
the savings with medicare. if they don't they lose money. >> we got that report from correspondent chris bury. we want to follow up on alicia's are condition. from doing this and dropped out of the program. we wondered about that and wanted to find out if this was true so we contacted the un program and found out if not a lot here, just 3/10 of a percent. still university of michigan remains supportivity of aco and is using a successful pilot program to form a new aco. coming up, chefs, scientists, mixologists, creating cuisine. it is the platest trend of the table. but what do these culinary creations actually taste like? >> and timely from us flit, a night cap perhaps? your favorite cocktail with a side of liquid nitrogen or skinless olives floating in a dish? these concoctions are being cooked up, the techknow team takes on sampling. >> julia chield child, here shen her are pbs show, french chef. >> if you want the onions and the beef to all blend themselves with the stew. >> that was then. but this is now. ♪ ♪ [ approximate music rock nusk ] >> dave arnold is a chef. ken kirshe kirs
Al Jazeera America
Nov 9, 2013 12:00am EST
quality of care to patients for less the status quo they split the savings with medicare. if they don't they lose money. >> we got that report from correspondent chris bury. we want to follow up on alicia's are condition. from doing this and dropped out of the program. we wondered about that and wanted to find out if this was true so we contacted the un program and found out if not a lot here, just 3/10 of a percent. still university of michigan remains supportivity of aco and is using a successful pilot program to form a new aco. coming up, chefs, scientists, mixologists, creating cuisine. it is the platest trend of the table. but what do these culinary creations actually taste like? >> they say they did it because they were trying to protect my children. they didn't protect my children, they traumatized them. >> fault lines examines why so many native american kids are caught in the child welfare system. >> any time they see a social worker its like seeing a police officer. the immediate response is, "they're here to take my kids". >> from the indian perspective who sees this in ter
Search Results 0 to 4 of about 5 (some duplicates have been removed)